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Silent Movie Screening: “Drums of Love”
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On the occasion of the 750th anniversary of the birth of Dante, the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies and the UCLA Department of Italian present a screening of D.W. Griffith’s “Drums of Love”, the 1928 cinematic retelling of the tragic love story of Paolo and Francesca as told in Canto V of Dante’s “Inferno”, with pianist Cliff Retallick providing live musical accompaniment. Special thanks to the Mary Pickford Foundation.